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Study finds diabetes treatment may be keeping Alzheimer’s disease away

Study finds diabetes treatment may be keeping Alzheimer’s disease away

Scientists from the University of Southern California (USC) have found that patients on medication for type 2 diabetes have a slower progression of dementia and Alzheimer’s disease. The study found that those patients with untreated diabetes developed signs of Alzheimer’s disease 1.6 …Continue reading

Uber to officially acquire Careem for $3.1 billion

Online transportation network company Uber has reached a formal agreement with its regional rival Careem to acquire the latter for $3.1 billion. The deal, which was announced on Tuesday, will see Uber pay $1.4 billion in cash, and $1.7 billion in convertible …Continue reading

Facebook breaks down and the Internet panics

Social media giant Facebook, which has over two billion monthly users, was down for most of Wednesday globally. Messenger, WhatsApp and image-sharing app Instagram, which are also owned by the company, also experienced a breakdown in their services. The rare outage ranged …Continue reading

NASA astronauts to carry out first all-female spacewalk in history

NASA astronauts Anne McClain and Christina Koch will be making history by taking part in the first all-female spacewalk on March 29. Their mission involves leaving the International Space Station (ISS) to replace batteries that were installed a year ago. Canadian Space …Continue reading

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